Volunteer Postings

Job Title: Outreach Coordinator

Job Type: Remote Volunteering ​

NL Eats is an innovative social enterprise focused on providing essential food services to individuals who are facing food insecurity. Our goal is to provide long-term, community-wide strategies that address the core causes of food insecurity. We are expanding our reach to a wider demographic and looking for a highly motivated Outreach Coordinator who will be responsible for collecting information and presenting results using data analysis tools, and willing to gain hands-on experience working in a start-up culture. During your duration with NL Eats, you will make strong connections between curricular and experiential learning to develop positive change in your local community.

Responsibilities

  • Reach out to potential community partners and establish meaningful collaborations
  • Plan fundraising events and execute them efficiently with help of the dedicated team members
  • Communicate with team and schedule shifts

Requirements

  • Outstanding written communication and presentation skills
  • Strong experience preparing reports
  • Friendly, enthusiastic, and positive attitude
  • Strong knowledge of social media and other basic marketing platforms
  • Detail-orientated with the ability to manage multiple projects at a time

Time Commitment: The selected candidate would be required to provide roughly 15 hours/week

Job Title: Photographer

Job Type: Remote Volunteering ​

NL Eats is an innovative social enterprise focused on providing essential food services to individuals who are facing food insecurity. Our goal is to provide long-term, community-wide strategies that address the core causes of food insecurity. We are expanding our reach to a wider demographic and looking for a highly motivated Photographer who will be responsible for collecting information and presenting results using data analysis tools, and willing to gain hands-on experience working in a start-up culture. During your duration with NL Eats, you will make strong connections between curricular and experiential learning to develop positive change in your local community.

 

Responsibilities

  • Utilizing a high-quality digital or analog camera
  • Setting up the necessary lighting in the studio/location
  • Photographing subjects (e.g. models, products, landscapes, events)
  • Operating different technological equipment and programs (e.g. scanners, computers, Photoshop)
  • Send proofs to clients, seek feedback, and modify their order accordingly

 

Requirements

  • Must communicate clearly, in order to convey clear instructions.
  • Display effective listening skills as to understand the client’s requests
  • Have time management and prioritization skills in order to satisfy client’s needs
  • Self-motivated and willing to work independently

 

Time Commitment: The selected candidate would be required to provide roughly 15 hours/week

Job Title: Brand Representative

Job Type: Remote Volunteering ​​

NL Eats is an innovative social enterprise focused on providing essential food services to individuals who are facing food insecurity. Our goal is to provide long-term, community-wide strategies that address the core causes of food insecurity. We are expanding our reach to a wider demographic and looking for a highly motivated Brand Ambassador who will be responsible for collecting information and presenting results using data analysis tools, and willing to gain hands-on experience working in a start-up culture. During your duration with NL Eats, you will make strong connections between curricular and experiential learning to develop positive change in your local community.

 

Responsibilities

  • Manage/plan NL Eats communications and events
  • Reach out to leads for potential donations
  • Dedicate 5-10 hours per week
  • Spread awareness of our recently launched app “Island Eats”
  • Coordinating differentiated fundraising strategies
  • Assist in the development of fundraising goals and grant proposals

 

Requirements

  • Outstanding written communication and presentation skills
  • Outgoing, energetic, and self-motivated
  • Strong knowledge of social media and other basic marketing platforms
  • Detail-orientated with the ability to manage multiple projects at a time
  • Previous fundraising experience an asset

Job Title: Creative Assistant ​

Job Type: Remote Volunteering ​​

NL Eats is an innovative social enterprise focused on providing essential food services to individuals who are facing food insecurity. Our goal is to provide long-term, community-wide strategies that address the core causes of food insecurity. We are expanding our reach to a wider demographic and looking for a highly motivated Creative Assistant who will be responsible for collecting information and presenting results using data analysis tools, and willing to gain hands-on experience working in a start-up culture. During your duration with NL Eats, you will make strong connections between curricular and experiential learning to develop positive change in your local community.

 

Responsibilities

  • Help design promotional material for events, such as brochures and videos
  • Create customizable templates we can use for multiple purposes, including presentations and business cards
  • Coordinate with team members to gather images, logos, stats, and content to use in various creative projects
  • Research and recommend new ideas for strengthening our brand

 

Requirements

  • Fluent in video editing and content creation
  • Knowledge of adobe creative suit and other editting softwares
  • Can commit on a project to project basis
  • Access to a camera would be an asset but not required
  • Possibility of long-term retention through attractive paid opportunity if proven a key asset

Time commitment: The chosen candidate would be required to provide 15 volunteer hours/week

Job Title: Marketing Administrative Assistant

Job Type: Remote Volunteering ​​

NL Eats is an innovative social enterprise focused on providing essential food services to individuals who are facing food insecurity. Our goal is to provide long-term, community-wide strategies that address the core causes of food insecurity. We are expanding our reach to a wider demographic and looking for a highly motivated Creative Assistant who will be responsible for collecting information and presenting results using data analysis tools, and willing to gain hands-on experience working in a start-up culture. During your duration with NL Eats, you will make strong connections between curricular and experiential learning to develop positive change in your local community.

 

Responsibilities

  • Maintain our website with graphic and promotional elements
  • Manage social media accounts including Facebook YouTube, Instagram, and Twitter and any additional channels deemed relevant
  • Manage and track the success of online and onsite marketing campaigns
  • Create and manage relevant email promotions for current subscribers and customers
  • Respond to Followers on Facebook
  • Oversee all forms of digital and social marketing including ad words, banners, remarketing, carousels, paid posts, fencing campaigns and more

 

Requirements

  • Ability to problem-solve, set goals, and meet daily objectives
  • Motivated individual with a keen interest in acquiring new skills
  • Moderate knowledge of social analytics tools, online marketing, and understanding of major marketing channels
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Previous work experience in social media marketing is considered an asset

 

Time commitment: The chosen candidate would be required to provide 15 volunteer hours/week